Final contest results and bonus winners are announced below followed by comments on specific games. Congrats to the winners and to everyone who took part.
Final Prize Results
1st Place Prize worth $10,000 is:
Final Bonus Results
Best Physics game bonus worth $500 is:
Skye on Co-Operation: A highly innovative, very fun game mechanic
Adam on Buccanneer Battle: Wow! This was fun. It's not without its
Adam on Super Marine: I love the combination of RTS/base defense and
Adam on The Game: Honestly if it wasn't for the high score I would have
Adam on Malle and Lenny: Fun platformer. Maybe a little hard but I liked
Adam Bob the Blob: I like this one. Neat mechanic with the colors and
Adam on Star Stalker: Game has been done before but the flow of the game
Adam on Floes: Presentation could be better but its a neat idea and I
Tom Fulp on The Game: This is one of the most clever things I've seen in a while. The longer
Tom Fulp on Cooperation: Ever since The Pan, I've wanted to make a game where players can hoist and pull eachother up ledges. Looks like I-Smel beat me to it, and without requiring two players! This is an inventive puzzle platformer.
Tom Fulp on Dual: I always like it when people tackle platformer engines in Flash. The
Tom Fulp on Cheat 2 Win: I enjoy the clever puzzles that test your knowledge of Flash exploits!
Contest start date is July 1st, 2008 to October 31st, 2008
Number of Submissions: 36
The Contest has ended!
All flash Game Submissions must be approved by Joe before entry, ( joemaxgames (at) gmail.com), email Joe with any questions or concerns.
We are extremely excited to offer over $40,000 in cash to give away. However you don't have to finish in the top ten to win cash. We have many bonus prizes that will also be awarded. The Prize Structure section has a detailed breakdown of how this works.
This section explains the bonus structure. Every submission into the game contest can win cash prizes. Bonuses center around submissions to newgrounds.com and there overall score or position.
Find out how you can limit your risk by entering this contest by earning additional ad revenue.
We have a very unique contest. The top ten winners will be decided by a group of five mystery judges. Last years judges were Tom Fulp (Newgrounds.com), Psycho Goldfish (Webgamemagazine.com), Skye (xgenstudios.com), Edmund McMillen (ColdStorageDesigns.com) and Mike Max (MaxGames.com). This years judges will be announced at a later date.
This section is all about the rules of the contest and how to submit your entry. It's very important to read the rules, so please check them out.
Details on how to submit your game entry to this contest along with contact information for any questions or concerns you may have.
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